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Alt reduced from 110to50 and to20but ferritin changed from300to400during5 months(no pill or drug or hep b, c, liverusond ok). Other factors are normal?
Thanks dr.Ryan..They advised me to do the test because of a mild fatty liver hence did hep b & c both negative. How to decrease the fatty liver?
What are the symptoms Oral linchen & what causes it?Am having white webbing inside the cheeks & small tiny bumps that come and go?Symptoms of Hep b&c?
LIchen planus: Your best option is to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
I got anti-hbs 39.71 ml reactive & anti-hbcii 0.72 s/co nonreactive. Then took another test elsewhere(hep b/c - negative) had child vaccinated. Means?
ALT 66 with other Liver tests normal & Hep B & C negative after being on Iberet Folic for a month. What it may be?
ALP 215, ALT 66, Hep B & C negative? Doc says u r alright. My reports are attached in profile.please help me. wt to do?m 28 male.not satisfied by doc
An hep b/c transmit between 2 men having anal sex & both men r uninfected with hep b/c? That is can anal sex between uninfected person cause hep b/c?
Hepatitis: Hepatitis b and c are viruses that are transmitted from an infected person to an unifected person. They do not "come out of nowhere". However, it can be difficult to determine when a person became infected, as it is often asymptomatic for long periods of time before detection. ...Read more
Can hep b/c transmit between 2 men having anal sex & both men r uninfected with hep b/c? That is can anal sex between uninfected person cause hep b/c?
No: If every one in the group having anal sex is truly not infected at that time, no one would get hep b/c. The problem arises that if they were tested 4 weeks ago or a week ago & had sex after that with some one + then you are at risk no matter what the test showed. Also condoms are not 100% protection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cn hep b or c transmit between 2 men having anal sex & both men r uninfected with hep b/c?That is can anal sex between uninfected person cause hep b/c
I want to do a home HIV, Hep. B/C test. I only want a home rapid test kit. Can you recommend a reputable manufacturer or website that sells them?
All are reliable: All home self tests for these infections are FDA approved. Whatever your pharmacy has on the shelf will work fine and be reliable as long as you follow the instructions carefully. There is only such test for HIV (Oraquick®); I don't know about the others. For all of them, be aware it takes time for the test to be reliable after a possible exposure. For HIV/Oraquick, it's 3 months. ...Read more
I accidentally poked myself with my dad’s used tresiba flextouch insulin pen. He does not have hep b/c or hiv that I know of. Should we be tested?
Nah: The reason healthcare workers get screened extensively with needle sticks is the don’t know their patient. If you trust your dad, no problems. ...Read more
ALT 65, Hep B, C Negative with other Liver test normal. Doc advised Syrup Silliver. What disease i have? Doc did not tell me & directed not to worry
Tx the pt, not the #: The numbers you present, don't mean much to a physician because it lacks clinical context- why was the test done in the first place? Are you on meds that can affect your WBC counts. More troubling is the prescription for silver colloid. Though silver has antimicrobial features, there is no definitive benefit whatsoever from "silver syrup" or other silver liquid forms. ...Read more
Unlikely: It needs to enter your blood stream, so unless you rubbed an open wound repeatedly with the money that you are talking about , you're fine. ...Read more
Can High caloric diet be taken for weight gain with ALT 65, ALP 214 Hep B,C Neg? Skinny 99 lbs, 5'6" 29 male.twig thin born of 28 wks
Good weight: You can get on a good program to help you gain weight. Your focus should be a program focused on whole foods, exercise, and medical supervision. You want to gain good weight - increasing your muscle mass will be a healthy way of increasing your weight. If you just gain weight and it is the wrong kind of weight and the wrong kind of food, you could hurt your liver. ...Read more
Can a teen get hep B, C, D, E, or G from inserting his hand in a public toilet. Do these survive in water. Not sure if he washed hands. ?
Copies of Lab reports in Health Files. ALT 65, ALP215. AST38, Bilirubin .5, Hep B & C negative. Doc says u r alright.I m not satisfied with him.
Repeat it: Alk phos fluctuates and some young men run high especially if it's non-fasting. Your transaminases ALT/AST are a tiny bit high and usually the first step is to repeat the labs off alcohol. Silymarin / milk thistle is worthless in this situation and you should get a screen for Wilson's (urine copper), autoimmunity (ANA etc) and hemochromatosis. Consider getting into physical fitness seriously again ...Read more